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The Desk Caddy

The Desk Caddy

For a rustic way to store all those stray pens, scissors, and desk accessories, slap The Desk Caddy down on top of your work space. Available in three different sizes (Medium, Large, and Epic), each Desk Caddy is made from reclaimed wood from houses in Philadelphia that were buil...

Five Four Makes Style Easy

Five Four Makes Style Easy

Dressing well is an investment of money and time—or, at least it was before Five Four came around. Five Four is a men’s lifestyle brand whose mission is to make style easy and accessible. They do that by curating a monthly package based on your style profile and deliver 3-4 new items to rotate into your wardrobe. Plus, when you sign up today, you can save 50% on your first package with code COOLMATERIAL. Time saved. Money saved. Check out Five Four today and discover how easy it can be to keep your style on point.

Goods: The Wooden Workspace

Goods: The Wooden Workspace

There should be no need to point out the importance of a man’s workspace. It’s not only a place to get necessary work completed - it also serves as a sacred space saved for scholarly intent only. In order to maximize any work area, it is important to keep it neat and clean, b...

Wrap Turns Any Surface Into a Dry-Erase Board

Wrap Turns Any Surface Into a Dry-Erase Board

You could carve notes into your desk like you were scratching out some everlasting love note to your middle school sweetheart, or you could do something a little less permanent and destructive by slapping down Wrap. Wrap is a simple adhesive that turns any flat surface into a whi...

Gun Cylinder Pen Holder

Gun Cylinder Pen Holder

The pen may be mightier than the sword, but we're not sure how that Bic would fare against a loaded handgun. This Gun Cylinder Pen Holder is a sign that your words mean business. The cast aluminum desk accessory can store six or more of your writing weapons depending on their siz...

Mover and Shaker Pens Are Lightweight But Strong

Mover and Shaker Pens Are Lightweight But Strong

Don’t let their machine shop looks fool you, the Mover and Shaker pens are lightweight and agile writing instruments. Crafted from 7075 aluminum, each of these pens is extremely strong and durable without being too heavy for elongated periods of writing. Each pen features a s...

Goods: Back to Business

Goods: Back to Business

To prepare yourself for success, you need the right tools. As your mind switches back into work mode, we recommend giving your office gear a little refresher. Pick up some new earbuds, a pen, and any other items we’ve assembled here to make it a bit more bearable to get back to...

The Writer's Block is Funded

The Writer's Block is Funded

We're extremely pleased to announce that the Writer's Block—our manually machined desk accessory for your pen and notebooks (or device)—reached its funding goal on Kickstarter! This means you can now back it without fear of the project not being completed and rest assured you...

The Toughest Mechanical Pencils Ever

The Toughest Mechanical Pencils Ever

Rite in the Rain makes some of the toughest notebooks on the market because they're made with a patented paper that's all weather. They made paper impervious to water, so it should come as no surprise that their take on the mechanical pencil is one of the best iterations yet. Usi...

DIY: Eames Elephant Leather Desk Organizer

DIY: Eames Elephant Leather Desk Organizer

Doing It Yourself isn’t always the easiest or cheapest option, but odds are you won’t find anything more satisfying than finishing a DIY project with your own two hands. Each week, we’re going to showcase one cool DIY project tutorial from around the web. Maybe we've gro...

The Writer's Block Is Your New Machined Desk Accessory

The Writer's Block Is Your New Machined Desk Accessory

We started Word. Notebooks with the hope of creating the perfect pocket notebook to keep your to-do lists in check. Every design has been a work of passion and we wanted a way to display them when they weren't in our back pockets. Introducing: The Writer's Block. Each is manual...

Uniti Stand Has Universal Device Docks

Uniti Stand Has Universal Device Docks

Tell us to stop if any of this sounds familiar. You saw an awesome stand on the Internet, probably Kickstarter, but it only works with Apple iDevices. You built yourself a cool new desktop or laptop display stand, but you're still dealing with strained cords practically decapitat...